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Tyler August
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 32
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 4
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Date of birth01/26/1983
Office website
Tyler August is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32. He was first elected in 2010, and served as Chief of Staff for Thomas Lothian, the former representative for District 32 who did not seek re-election in 2010.

August graduated from Big Foot High School and attended the University of Wisconsin - Madison and the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire.

Committee assignments


At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, August served on the following committees:

Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2013
Administrative Rules
Government Operations and State Licensing, Chair


During the 2011-2012 legislative session, August served on these committees:



See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

August won election in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 32. August ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14 and defeated Kim Peterson (D) and David Stolow (L) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[1]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTyler August Incumbent 57.1% 15,586
     Democratic Kim Peterson 39.7% 10,828
     Libertarian David Stolow 3.1% 847
     - Scattering 0.1% 33
Total Votes 27,294


See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

August was elected to District 32. He is opposed by Democrat Doug Harrod and Independent Daniel Kilkenny in the November 2 general election.August defeated his opponents in the primary election: Adam Gibbs, John Finley, Dan Necci, Mel Nieuwenhuis, and Thomas Stelling. After a recount concluded September 25, 2010, August was declared the winner by 3 votes.[2]. [3]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Tyler August (R) 10,868
Doug Harrod (D) 5,156
Daniel Kilkenny (I) 1,983
Rick Pappas (I) 648
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Tyler August (R) 1,760 23.97%
Adam Gibbs (R) 1,757 23.93 %
Mel Nieuwenhuis (R) 1,641 22.35%
Dan Necci (R) 1,312 17.87%
Thomas E. Stelling (R) 514 7%
John K. Finley (R) 354 4.82%

Campaign donors

In Wisconsin, there is a $500 campaign contribution limit for donations to partisan Assembly candidates.[4]


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


In 2010, when August first won election to the State Assembly, he collected $32,269 in donations.[5]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
1st District Republican Party of Wisconsin $2,000
Republican Party of Walworth County $1,500
Ryan for Congress $500
Citizens for Kenzie $500
Citizens for Lothian $500
Wisconsin Realtors Association $500
Tavern League of Wisconsin $500
Graves for Sheriff $500
Friends & Neighbors of Robin Vos $500
Wisconsin Insurance Alliance $500
Wisconsin Bankers Association $500
9 individual donors $500 each


August is a member of the National Rifle Association. He is not married.

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